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Reynaldo Rey is a Actor American born on 27 january 1940 at Sequoyah County (USA)

Reynaldo Rey

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Birth name Harry Reynolds
Nationality USA
Birth 27 january 1940 at Sequoyah County (USA)
Death 28 may 2015 (at 75 years)

Reynaldo Rey (born Harry Reynolds; January 27, 1940 – May 28, 2015) was an American actor, comedian, and television personality.

Biography

Rey was born Harry Reynolds in Sequoyah County, Oklahoma. He is of African American and Native American descent. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas State Teacher's College, majoring in Education.

Rey later moved to Cleveland, Ohio, where he taught for seven years and became a member of the Karamu House Theatre, world renowned for its production of top-notch actors, directors and producers. There, he launched his career in comedy, going on the road with the O'Jays. He then moved to New York City, where he was invited to join the Harlem Theater Group. While a member of the group, he appeared in his first movie. From there he performed in Europe, Asia and Africa for two years.

Rey has appeared in 52 movies, including Friday, House Party 3, White Men Can't Jump, A Rage in Harlem, and Harlem Nights, where he appeared with the likes of Redd Foxx (his mentor, who he often opened shows for), Della Reese, Richard Pryor, Arsenio Hall, and Eddie Murphy. He also has 32 television shows to his credit, including BET's Comic View, 1998–99, 2000-2001, on which he was a co-host, The Tonight Show, Robert Townsend's Parents in Crime, and The Parent Hood, and 227 as Ray the Mailman. Reynaldo has also recorded three comedy albums and three videos. He produced his own video, which features a rap he wrote called "I’m Scared A U" after overwhelming audience reaction to it on Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam.

Usually with

Ice Cube
Ice Cube
(2 films)
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy
(1 films)
Tommy Chong
Tommy Chong
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Reynaldo Rey (15 films)

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Actor

First Sunday, 1h38
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action
Themes Buddy films, Heist films
Actors Katt Williams, Tracy Morgan, Ice Cube, Loretta Devine, Reynaldo Rey, Chi McBride
Rating45% 2.2551652.2551652.2551652.2551652.255165
The film follows Durell (pronounced Darrel) (Ice Cube) and LeeJohn (Tracy Morgan) in Baltimore, Maryland, who are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. At the beginning of the film the two have just began working in a store that repairs electronic goods and the manager is impressed by Durell's skillful ability to fix things. LeeJohn gets both men fired when he attempts to steal a TV from the store. Durrel attempts to find another honest job but no one he asks is willing to hire him and he has stated a criminal record on his application form. LeeJohn gets them a one-off job for a local criminal or con man Blahka who will pay them $3000. While attempting to deliver the ten stolen wheelchairs worth $1200 each, they lose the merchandise in a police chase. They are sentenced to 5000 hours of community services. Then they are told they have 24 hours to pay $12,000 to cover the loss or they will be shot dead. Simultaneously, Durell's son will move to Atlanta unless he gives his ex some money to pay her lease on her business premises. Durrell does not care about Blakha but nevertheless the pair work together to raise the money they need. First they try to get a loan from a guy named Mordecai at a massage parlor. LeeJohn goes to get a massage hoping to get close to the pretty Chinese attendant, he enjoys the massage immensely but is scared away when his masseuse is revealed to be Mordecai (a man). The next day Durrel attempts to take Lee John's mind off what happened by pointing out a beautiful girl, Tianna the pastor's daughter, heading into the church for service, they follow her into the church and join the mass for service. The church has raised $230,000 dollars and is considering moving to new premises. Lee John comes up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Durrel is against the idea but eventually seeing no other option agrees. Instead, they are forced to deal with much more than they bargained for.
Who Made the Potatoe Salad?
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Jaleel White, Eddie Griffin, Clifton Powell, Ella Joyce, DeRay Davis, Reynaldo Rey
Roles Mr. Brown
Rating42% 2.1363652.1363652.1363652.1363652.136365
The plot is Michael (White) a cop who is on vacation tries to spend time with his girlfriend but her family causes more drama between their relationship. The more Michael tries to make amends the worse the situation gets.
Super Spy: The Final Exit, 2h15
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors LisaRaye McCoy, Reynaldo Rey, Art Evans, Garret Morris, Conchita Leeflang, Tom Lister, Jr.
Roles Fast Eddie
Rating55% 2.788342.788342.788342.788342.78834
An aspiring screenwriter is determined to make a low budget action film. While filming the movie, he films a crime being committed and is then hunted down by a band of criminals.
Play It to the Bone, 2h4
Directed by Ron Shelton
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Boxing films, Buddy films
Actors Antonio Banderas, Woody Harrelson, Lolita Davidovich, Tom Sizemore, Lucy Liu, Robert Wagner
Rating55% 2.751622.751622.751622.751622.75162
Aging prizefighters and longtime pals Cesar Dominguez (Banderas) and Vince Boudreau (Harrelson) always regretted not getting one last shot. Out of the blue, such an opportunity comes their way — except it is to fight each other.
Jackie's Back!, 2h
Directed by Robert Townsend
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Documentary
Actors Jenifer Lewis, Tim Curry, Whoopi Goldberg, Tangie Ambrose, Loretta Devine, David Hyde Pierce
Roles Cadillac Johnson (Retired Pimp).
Rating66% 3.3451653.3451653.3451653.3451653.345165
Presented as a mockumentary, Jackie's Back chronicles the life and career of Jackie Washington (Jenifer Lewis), a 1960s/1970s R&B diva. After several years of toiling in obscurity, Washington decides to organize her own comeback concert with filmmaker Edward Whatsett St. John (Tim Curry) filming the event. The film also features numerous cameo appearances by celebrities.
Sprung
Sprung (1997)
, 1h45
Directed by Rusty Cundieff
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Tisha Campbell-Martin, Rusty Cundieff, Paula Jai Parker, Joe Torry, John Witherspoon, Isabel Sanford
Roles Brotha #2
Rating50% 2.511992.511992.511992.511992.51199
Set in 1990s Pittsburgh. Montel (Rusty Cundieff) and Clyde (Joe Torry) are friends who couldn't be less alike. An introverted photographer, Montel wants to meet the one right girl for him and settle down to build a family, while Clyde is a flamboyant womanizer just out for a good time. At a party, they meet Adina (Paula Jai Parker), a sexy golddigger seeking a wealthy husband with robotic determination, and her shy law clerk friend Brandy (Tisha Campbell-Martin). The couples pair off in predictable combinations, but while the brief encounter between Clyde and Adina quickly implodes when she discovers that Clyde's success is an act and his Porsche is borrowed, the relationship between Montel and Brandy blooms into a true romance. Eventually, they decide to move in together, motivating Clyde and Adina to reunite in a selfish scheme to break their best friends up using whatever treacherous means they can employ.
Friday
Friday (1995)
, 1h31
Directed by F. Gary Gray
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about music and musicians, Films about drugs, Hip hop films, Buddy films, Gangster films
Actors Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Ice Cube, Tom Lister, Jr., John Witherspoon, Anna Maria Horsford
Roles Red's Father
Rating72% 3.648953.648953.648953.648953.64895
Craig Jones (Ice Cube), a twenty two year old man living in South Central Los Angeles, California, has just lost his job, after being framed for stealing. Not having any plans, he hangs out on his front porch with his delinquent best friend, Smokey (Chris Tucker), a pothead who sells marijuana for Big Worm (Faizon Love), the psychopathic neighborhood supplier.
House Party 3, 1h33
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Hip hop films, Musical films, Buddy films
Actors Christopher "Kid" Reid, Chris Tucker, Christopher "Play" Martin, Bernie Mac, Tionne Watkins, Khandi Alexander
Rating46% 2.3037752.3037752.3037752.3037752.303775
Christopher, aka Kid (Christopher "Kid" Reid) is marrying his girlfriend Veda (Angela Means), while his best friend Peter, aka Play (Christopher "Play" Martin) is dipping his fingers into the music business and attempting to manage a roughneck female rap act called Sex as a Weapon (TLC). Play books the ladies for a concert with heavy-hitting promoter Showboat (Michael Colyar), but when they decide to fire Play and hire a new manager, he has to figure out how to deliver them to the show or face the wrath of Showboat's female security force.
Bébé's Kids, 1h12
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Animation
Themes Political films
Actors Vanessa Bell Calloway, Marques Houston, Robin Harris, Faizon Love, Tone Loc, Nell Carter
Roles Lush
Rating57% 2.8525252.8525252.8525252.8525252.852525
The film is based on a stand-up routine of Robin Harris that is shown in a brief live-action segment at the beginning of the film.
A Rage in Harlem, 1h48
Directed by Bill Duke
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action, Crime
Actors Forest Whitaker, Gregory Hines, Robin Givens, Zakes Mokae, Danny Glover, Badja Djola
Rating59% 2.951082.951082.951082.951082.95108
A beautiful black gangster's moll flees to Harlem with a trunkload of gold after a shootout, unaware that the rest of the gang, and a few other unsavoury characters, are on her trail.
The Three Muscatels
Genres Comedy
Actors Richard Pryor, Reynaldo Rey, Joe Torry, Roy Fegan
Roles King Alberto Nacho
Rating44% 2.2098952.2098952.2098952.2098952.209895
Donna Bon Viant (Belaine) is a college student, who has to complete an assignment on the 14th century for her African American literature class. She chooses to base her writings on the famous novel of The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, père. Donna begins to read the novel and falls asleep in the process. She dreams a zany dream involving the adventures of "The Three Muscatels". The adventures include a number of people in Donna's life including students in her class, members of her family, and an alcoholic she met earlier in the day named Russell (Pryor).
Far Out Man, 1h21
Directed by Tommy Chong, William Lustig
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action
Actors Tommy Chong, C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Martin Mull, Shelby Chong, Judd Nelson
Roles Lou
Rating51% 2.5597552.5597552.5597552.5597552.559755
An aging hippie goes on a road trip in search of his long lost family. He meets up with his son (Paris Chong, Tommy's real-life son). Together they go off to see America. A majority of Tommy’s real life family have roles; daughter Rae Dawn and wife Shelby both have lines. Chong's former partner Cheech Marin makes an cameo appearance as a passenger in the back of Far Out Man's truck.
Harlem Nights, 1h56
Directed by Eddie Murphy
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Hip hop films, Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Eddie Murphy, Redd Foxx, Danny Aiello, Richard Pryor, Michael Lerner, Della Reese
Roles Gambler
Rating61% 3.050073.050073.050073.050073.05007
In Harlem, New York, 1918, Sugar Ray has a dice game. Nearly killed by an angry customer, Ray is saved when seven-year-old errand boy "Quick" shoots the man. After being told that his parents are dead, Ray decides to raise Quick.
Young Doctors in Love, 1h36
Directed by Garry Marshall
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about sexuality, Erotic films
Actors Sean Young, Michael McKean, Crystal Bernard, Harry Dean Stanton, Kyle T. Heffner, Dabney Coleman
Roles The Cops - Cicerelli
Rating54% 2.7042752.7042752.7042752.7042752.704275
A brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood. A doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet. There's a mafioso on the loose disguised as a woman - in other words all the usual ingredients present and correct, though in this case the laughs are intentional.